The recent push in New York to made the state more business friendly with tax incentives and subsidies. This should make the state more attractive for merchants looking for a place to set up business. New York also has very strict anti-discrimination and workers’ rights laws that are required to be displayed on the New York State labor law poster. These free digital posters are available from the New York State Department of Labor Websites. Certain posters must be displayed in all businesses, while others are just for certain industries or public projects.
|Minimum Wage||Contains minimum wage for respective counties and business sizes|
|Discrimination||Discrimination in Housing or Employment|
|New York Correction Law||Information on employment of persons previously convicted of a criminal offense|
|Unemployment Insurance||Notice to Employees|
|OSHA||Federal Job and Safety Protection Poster|
|Workers Compensation||Notice of Compliance for Blue or white collar workers|
|Guidelines for Nursing Mothers||Regarding the right to express milk in the workplace|
Beginning in 2018, the new New York Paid Family Leave poster will also need to be included on the New York State labor law poster.
|Poster/Law||Who Must Post|
|Fair Play Act||Construction Industry Posting|
|NY Job Safety and Health Poster||Public Employees|
|Prevailing Wage Rates||Public Work Projects|
|Public Work Project||Contractors and Subcontractors of public work contracts|
New York’s minimum wage is based on company size and location of the business. Below is a table with the New York minimum wage for 2018 and the scheduled increases until 2020. The scheduled increase is part of the plan to raise the minimum wage to $15.00 per hour. Please note that Large Employers means 11 or more employees, and Small Employers refer to 10 employees or less.
Aside from the New York State posters, it is usually required to post federal labor laws. For a list of free printable federal labor posters, the department of labor has a full rundown of posting requirements as well as providing free downloads.